Suspected Terrorist Killed After Stabbing Bystanders in Paris

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Posted: Jan 03, 2020 10:00 AM

A suspected terrorist wearing an explosive vest has been shot dead after stabbing four people in the Paris suburb of Villejuif.

More information from The Daily Mail, per the police union in Paris.

A police union source said: 'Four people were attacked by an individual in the Hautes-Bruyères park, near a supermarket. 

'The attacker was armed with a knife and was lashing out at anyone he could. There were claims he was carrying explosives.

'Armed police arrived within minutes and were able to neutralise the attacker with gunfire. One of the people wounded was rushed to hospital and is in intensive care.'

The authorities are still trying to determine a motive.

This is a breaking news story and will be updated with more information.